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How Can Tiny Norway Afford to Buy So Many Teslas?

Posted October 17, 2014

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues

(Freakonomics.com)

Until recently, tiny Norway (population 5 million) has been the second largest market for Teslas (after the U.S.). Earlier this year, Tesla’s Model S became the best-selling car in the country ever for a one-month period. Not bad for a luxury electric vehicle whose base price in Norway is over $100,000. What’s behind this Tesla boom?

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